Exporting to Greece

A guide for British businesses who are interested in developing their overseas trade and doing business in Greece.

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A detailed guide on doing business in and with Greece. The guide contains information on:

  • challenges of doing business in Greece
  • growth potential of the market
  • trade between the UK and Greece
  • opportunities in Greece
  • start-up and market entry considerations
  • legal considerations
  • tax and customs considerations
  • entry requirements
  • who to contact for more help

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Published 2 March 2016
Last updated 1 October 2015 + show all updates
  1. First published.

  2. Updated 'Economic Growth' section.

  3. Added link to new HM Treasury advice on Greece.

  4. Addition of capital controls information to economy section.

  5. 2015 update of expoting to Greece guide.

  6. Updated 2014 version of Exporting to Greece guide.